General Practice and Primary Health Care

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

General Practice and Primary Health Care

Master of Science in Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

Students must complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) 12 credit points of compulsory units of study; and
(b) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study; and
(c) 12 credit points of stream specific or general elective units of study.

Master of Science in Medicine (Advanced) (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

Students must complete 60 credit points, including:
(a) 48 credit points of study as required for the Master of Science in Medicine
(b) 12 credit points of project units of study.

Graduate Diploma in Science in Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

Students must complete 36 credit points, including:
(a) 6 credit points of compulsory units of study; and
(b) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study; and
(c) 6 credit points of stream specific or general elective units of study.

Graduate Certificate in Science in Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

Students must complete 24 credit points, including:
(a) 24 credit points of stream specific units of study.

Compulsory units

Compulsory units - Graduate Diploma

CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6    N PUBH5010


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Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2

Compulsory units - Master of Science in Medicine, Master of Science in Medicine (Advanced)

CEPI5100
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology
6    N PUBH5010


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Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
GPPC5002
Complexity in Primary Health Care
6    A This unit is designed to follow­on from or be completed in conjunction with GPPC5001 Primary Health Care Fundamentals


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Semester 2

Stream Specific units

GPPC5001
Primary Health Care Fundamentals
6    A This unit is designed to precede or to be completed in conjunction with GPPC5002 Complexity in Primary Health Care.


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Semester 1
BMRI5019
Psychiatry in Clinical Practice
6    A MBBS or equivalent
N (BMRI5003 and BMRI5050)


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Semester 1
MBHT5001
Diabetes Management
6    A This unit of study is recommended for medical graduates, as well as nursing or allied health graduates with a minimum of 12 months clinical experience.


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Semester 1
MBHT5003
Obesity and Pre-diabetes: Prevention and Care
6    A This unit is intended for students who have experience in clinical care of patients. Most of the subject matter and assessments are based on clinical management processes.


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Semester 1
MEDF5002
Teaching in the Clinical Environment
6   

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Semester 2
NURS5096
Expanding Primary Health Care Practice
6   

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Semester 1
SEXH5405
Contraception and Preconception Care
6   

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Semester 2

General elective units

BETH5204
Clinical Ethics
6   

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Semester 1
PUBH5018
Introductory Biostatistics
6   

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Semester 1
SEXH5205
Adolescent Sexual Health
6   

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Semester 2
SEXH5401
Introduction: Sexual and Reproductive Health
6   

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Semester 1
Semester 2
SEXH5402
Counselling for Health Professionals
6   

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Semester 1
SEXH5407
Sex Gender and Sexuality
6   

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Semester 2

Project units - Master of Science in Medicine (Advanced)

MEDF5301
Project (Advanced Masters)
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF5302
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part A)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2
MEDF5303
Project (Advanced Masters) (Part B)
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
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Semester 1
Semester 2